# Week beginning Monday 29th April 2019

Outdoor learning continues on a Thursday afternoon with Mr Miller. Please be prepared to go out in any weather.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. Homework will now be spelling/word making which will be given home on a Monday and should be completed by Friday. Instructions are in the homework books.

Word pot words have been taken out so the word making cards can be kept in the word pots. You may also want to use the word pot for the letter sound cards for the week.

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4.

Words for this week are they and one. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 2 new books this week on Monday and Thursday.

Maths

This week we will continue with our money topic. We will be looking at the value of coins and adding and subtracting with money.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – counting on and back 2 on a number line

Learn its –  2 + 3 = 5,  2 + 1 = 3

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Calculations – addition and subtraction counting on and back

Topic

We continue with our finance topic this week, again looking at the value of coins and what they look like. We will also be discussing shopping and laying out different amounts with coins.

# Pupil of the Week – 26.4.19

This week’s star of the week is Dylan. He has been a good friend and has been showing a good attitude in class.

Well done Dylan.

# Week beginning Monday 22nd April 2019

Our teaching student Miss Burns joins us again this week for the next 3 weeks.

On Tuesday afternoon we will be going up to Kincorth library.

P1C will now have outdoor learning on a Thursday afternoon with Mr Miller for the next 4 weeks.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. Homework will now be spelling/word making which will be given home on a Monday and should be completed by Friday. Instructions are in the homework books.

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4.

Words for this week are here and there. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 2 new books this week on Monday and Thursday.

Maths

This week we will continue with our money topic. We will be looking at the value of coins and adding and subtracting with money.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – counting on and back on a number line

Learn its –  1 + 1 = 2,  2 + 2 = 4,  3 + 3 = 6,  4 + 4 = 8,  5 + 5 = 10

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Calculations – addition and subtraction counting on and back

Topic

We continue with our finance topic this week looking at the value of coins and what they look like. We will also be discussing ways to pay for items, making shopping lists and adding totals.

# Week beginning Monday 15th April

Welcome back to the last term of the session.

This week is a 4 day week – we are off on Friday for Good Friday. Hope you enjoy the Easter weekend.

Letter Sounds

This week we will revise the sounds qu, ou, oi,  ue, er and ar. Please complete the word making homework for Thursday

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4 at home.

Words for this week are come and some. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 2 new books this week on Monday and Thursday.

Maths

This week we will start a new maths topic – money. We will be looking at coins as well as adding and subtracting with coins.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – counting forwards and backwards

Learn its –  1 + 1 = 2,  2 + 2 = 4,  3 + 3 = 6,  4 + 4 = 8,  5 + 5 = 10

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Calculations – addition and subtraction counting on and back 1

Topic

This week we will be doing some Easter activities.